Arrest in Lewiston Fatal Hit and Run Collision

June 30, 2013 Updated Jun 30, 2013 at 10:43 AM EDT

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Arrest in Lewiston Fatal Hit and Run Collision

June 30, 2013 Updated Jun 30, 2013 at 10:43 AM EDT

Sheriff James R. Voutour and the Lewiston Police Department announce the arrest of Carmen Crapsi, age 22 of Lewiston NY, related to the investigation of a hit and run pedestrian collision that occurred on Lewiston Road Saturday morning.

Investigation revealed that Crapsi left the scene and later turned himself in to members of the Niagara County Sheriff’s Office. Crapsi was charged with one Felony Count of Leaving the Scene of a Fatal Motor Vehicle Accident. Crapsi was arraigned in Town of Cambria Court. Bail was set at $2,500 Cash, $5,000 Bond. Crapsi was taken to Niagara County Jail for commitment.

The Sheriff’s Office and the Lewiston Police Department are still investigating the accident. Further charges may be pending.

Anyone with information related to the accident or knowledge of the whereabouts of Carmen Crapsi prior to the accident are requested to contact the Sheriff’s Office dispatch center at 716-438-3393.